NextBillion is a community of business leaders, social entrepreneurs, NGO managers, policy makers, academics and others exploring the connection between development and enterprise. The site chronicles new trends in market solutions to poverty that benefit the world’s 4 billion low-income producers and consumers. It features in-depth analysis and opinion from thought leaders and researchers – as well as on-the-ground insights from social entrepreneurs and others doing business in low and middle-income countries. NextBillion also offers an editor-curated newsfeed, a calendar of important events, and a career center with continuously updated job opportunities across the global development sector.
Now in its second decade of publishing, NextBillion’s goal is to stimulate discussion, raise awareness and provide a platform for sharing ideas that improve the lives of the poor and reshape entire economies. The site attracts over 50,000 readers per month from countries around the world – more than 50% of whom are entrepreneurs or executive-level leaders at their organizations. It has a social media audience of over 120,000 across Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.